Meet Donald Dugong Seacleaner! The graceful dugongs spend time eating seagrass from the bottom of the sea. Seagrass is important to save. We wrote a story about Doctor Delia Dugong who saved the seagrass. We also reversed the thinking and … Continue reading
Trying to inspire children and adults to believe that thinking is cool and fun is hard work. Even though many people believe that it is important to think, few people actively tries to improve the character of thinking. It is … Continue reading
Having too much to do? Make an iClone! Meet the people of Xeroxica! They love lazing around. And they always use the iClone device if they have lots of homework. The clone solves the homework and while the physical copy … Continue reading
What will the world look like in the Year 3000? Will you walk the robot instead of the dog? Or will the robot walk you? And will the daily dramas change? Aleksandra and Daniel Mizielinska know how a curious mind … Continue reading
Body Part Maker, Memory Augmentation Surgeon, Vertical Farmer, Weather Modification Police, Virtual Lawyer, and Personal Branders. Exciting new jobs! My Modern Met But are schools preparing children for these kinds of jobs? Do teachers even know that a weather modification … Continue reading
Robot Dance While technical gadgets fascinate many young children, their interest often does not lead to a fascination with technology. Building your own little robot hand or pet are a way to learn about what makes human and to increase … Continue reading
Affetto is a robot head made by engineers at the University of Osaka Japan. The idea is that it will help to extend our knowledge about human development.The video below shows Affetto without the “skin”.
New Techniques Understanding another human being is difficult, and when the other person is a young child, it is even more difficult. During the last decades, major discoveries about babies’ abilities and skills have been made. New techniques have made … Continue reading
This YouTube video from RobotCub Organisation shows how reserachers are trying to understand cognitive development.